“People who love to eat are always the best people.” ~ Julia Child 

When it comes to your event you want things to be perfect and run smoothly, but you also want it to be memorable for your guests. Events are created to bring people together and celebrate an occasion and what better way to bring people together than food? Once you’ve figured out the perfect venue, feeding your guests is probably the biggest decision when it comes to your event. A variety of food from Southbank Orginal Barbecue will set the tone of your next event and leave guests talking for months. How? Well, all of our BBQ is wood-cooked and homemade, never fried and delicious every time! Whether you need to feed a large crowd or a smaller intimate group, Southbank Orginal Barbecue can do it all with our catering service. 


Planning an event can be stressful, even if it’s a small affair. The convenience of having your event catered is worth its weight in gold. Let us take care of everything so you can enjoy the event and be in the moment with your guests. Leave the stress to us and let us cook you and your guests a truly homestyle slow cooked-to-perfection meal. 

Leave the location to us

Are you hard-pressed to find the perfect space? Consider our beautiful outdoor space at Southbank Orginal Barbecue! Located right along the beautiful Fox River in downtown Yorkville. Whether it’s an anniversary, graduation, birthday, or wedding reception, our beautiful area can accommodate your guests if you are looking for something laid-back but still beautiful. 

Variety is the spice of life

Who doesn’t like BBQ? Serving your guests with a variety of baby back ribs, tri-tip beef, streak, crawfish boils, wings, and more will garner you serious respect at your next event! Can you say crowd-pleasing? 

Consider Southbank Orginal Barbecue to take your event to the next level! We offer the tastiest favorites such as pulled pork, drummies, wings, ribs, and much more. Mosey on down to 129 E Hydraulic Street, Yorkville, IL 60560. We’re open late every night look forward to serving you. Take a peek at our menu, you’ll be running in! Call (630) 385-2477 for questions and reservations."